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Principal's Message

The staff at Waitz Elementary School welcomes you and your family to the 2019-2020 School Year. We are committed to doing all we can to make this school year a successful experience for every student.

Here at Waitz we take pride in developing our students, teachers, parents and administrators to be the best they can be! This will be my first year serving as Principal at Waitz, and we will soar to new heights each year. All of our initiatives are centered around our district and campus Mission and Vision Statement which centers on student success!

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact me at (956) 323-6600 jreyna27@mcisd.org

Thank you,

Mrs. Jessica Reyna-Garza

News & Announcements

MCISD COVID-19 Important Update

MCISD Temporarily Closes Schools

Due to concerns with the COVID-19 virus, Mission CISD has decided to close all district schools until further notice. Please check for updates on the ever-changing situation on the MCISD website, Facebook page, and Twitter as well as the Waitz Elementary Facebook page.
Important Message from the Principal

Important Message from the Principal

Please read this important message from our Principal, Mrs. Reyna-Garza regarding the current plans/procedures for COVID-19 at-home Lesson Packets and Grab n Go Meals. Thank you!
Project RESSPECT: Being In An Audience

Social Skill of the Week: Being In An Audience

The Project RESSPECT social skill for this week is "Being In An Audience". All students are encouraged to practice "Being In An Audience" in the classroom and at home!

Parents, please check out the 4 simple steps to assist your student in learning our Social Skill of the Week!

Upcoming Events

Cheer Practice

Time: 3:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Location: Waitz Elementary
Mar 30
Students First * Innovation * Collaborative Ownership
Diversity * Continuous Learning
Our Vision: Mission CISD will prepare and inspire all students to be equipped to excel in the college and career of their choice, dominate 21st century skills in leadership, knowledge, language, and technology to compete in a global economy and serve as successful citizens in their community.

Fast Facts

  • Open enrollment full-day pre-K
  • 1,076 Professional Certifications Earned by Students
  • 12,000 College hours earned by class of 2017
  • Robotics Programs compete Nationally